For a Homegrown Cocktail, Check Out These Distilleries Near Your Gaslight Commons Apartment


During the summertime, there’s nothing like a refreshing cocktail to relax with at your Gaslight Commons apartment. However, here in the South Orange area, you don’t need to go with run-of-the-mill liquors to enjoy with your cocktail of choice – you can purchase artisan spirits from nearby distilleries.

If you’re ready to mix up your summer drink with some high-quality, homemade liquors, stop by these local distilleries for rum, vodka, gin, whiskey and more that’s made with tender, love and care right here in South Orange.

Claremont Distillery, located at 25 Commerce Rd, Fairfield which is 24 minutes from your Gaslight Commons apartment, aims to show that world class spirits can be produced in the Garden State using locally sourced ingredients.

Claremont Distillery uses New Jersey potatoes in the production of their vodka. Additionally, many of their flavored product offerings take advantage of New Jersey being among the nation’s largest producers of a variety of fruits, including blueberries and peaches.

Jersey Spirits Distilling, located at 1275 Bloomfield Ave Building 7, Fairfield which is 22 minutes from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is a true craft distillery that creates ultra premium small batch spirits.

Every batch they produce is handcrafted and they pride themselves on quality and consistency. Only after they visited and worked with dozens of distilleries and developed their own unique processes and recipes did they focus on opening their doors. Now, you will always find co-founders John, Sue and Betty in the tasting room as well as at the distillery, doing their best to bring you a great and memorable visit.


Claremont Distillery

25 Commerce Rd, Fairfield, NJ 07004

(973) 227-7027


Jersey Spirits Distilling

1275 Bloomfield Ave Building 7, Fairfield, NJ 07004

(973) 227-5333


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